40 Years Ago: ‘Friday the 13th Part 2′ Makes Jason a Killer
Filmmakers had to find a new antagonist for the slasher sequel.
Why It’s Been Over a Decade Since Freddy or Jason Killed Anybody
Legal problems and studio red tape have kept both the 'Friday the 13th' and 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' franchises from making new films.
35 Years Ago: ‘The Dukes of Hazzard’ Rides Off Into the Sunset
Series never recovered its early momentum when its two stars temporarily left due to a dispute over merchandising royalties.
30 Years Ago: ‘Back to the Future II’ Doubles Down on Time Travel
The sequel reunited Doc Brown and Marty McFly for an adventure spanning three different time periods.
35 Years Ago: ‘Happy Days’ Says Goodbye After 11 Seasons
Of course, some thought the once hugely popular sitcom had already quite literally jumped the shark.
‘The Karate Kid’ Spin-off ‘Cobra Kai’ Waxes On the ’80s Music Nostalgia
The soundtrack to the hit YouTube Red series features Poison, Boston, Queen, Foreigner and more in an ode to the era when the original film hit theaters.
The Day Van Halen Reunited With David Lee Roth
It was an epic moment for fans who had been longing for the band's original singer to return.
30 Years Ago: Pet Shop Boys Subversively Get Their Point Across on ‘Actually’
Pet Shop Boys' second album subtly mixed social commentary in with electronic dance grooves.
How Heart Continued Their ’80s Success With ‘Bad Animals’
The strains of being Top 40 hitmakers were beginning to wear on the band.
When David Lee Roth and Sammy Hagar Launched a Joint Tour
Two former Van Halen singers teamed up for co-headlining dates that turned out to be highly contentious.